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Your gambling analysis site.
We beat the odds for
8 of the 12 years we've been providing daily picks. .
(We are up so far in 2013. However, we had our worst year ever in 2011 with the
daily picks, although we did quite well with the overall season
projections. In 2013 we once again won the title for
the season projections at baseballphd.net (We have won 3 of the past
4 years). We were
slightly up for the regular season in 2009 but had a terrible
post-season to make it a negative season. We were really down in 2005 and down slightly in 2007).
to the 2013 Season!
New!! The 2013
Postseason Probabilities page can be found
Check out our
2013 Season Projections Page.
Our season projections in 2012 did about
as well as other "experts".
We did better than many "experts" once
again in 2011 -- see
We did better than the so called experts
in 2010. See
here for more details.
Here's a 2010 media link about our computations!
And here's a youtube link interview from
See an interview at NYU TV with Prof.
Listen to a radio interview
4/5/2007 with Prof. Bukiet on KNX 1070 in Los Angeles (mp3
format, 5Mbytes, 5 minutes 19 seconds)
seen on CNN Headline News !!!
here to download video (6.15MB)
must have windows media player 6.4+.
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seasons and to see the results of our picks since
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|Major League Baseball Picks
We offer picks on Major League Baseball games. We use our
copyrighted mathematical model to compute the probability of
each team winning their game on a given day. The payoffs
that betting sites offer imply a win probability (range) for each team
that day. (The range is computed so that the casino makes a
profit). If our computed probability lies outside that range,
we feel it would be profitable to bet on one team or the other.
We explain this more fully in the Baseball Picks part of the
For the casino games considered, we provide the expected
payoffs of various betting options. In addition, for games in which
the player has choice (for example, in blackjack) we present
the optimal play in each situation. All the advice is based on
mathematical analysis of the game. All games favor the casino
and casino gambling should be considered an entertainment
expense, if you must gamble. However, if you follow our
advice, in the long run you should lose more slowly. (If you
count cards at Blackjack, you might even win).
There is really no analysis
that can be done to improve your odds on playing slot
machines. Choose your machines carefully and find the ones
that pay as close to 100% as possible. You can find sites
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Then once you decide to invest money just make sure you take
advantage of any bonuses so you can give yourself a slight
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